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THE PERFECT LIGHT FILM FESTIVAL | PUTTING BROKEN HILL INTO FOCUS

The Perfect Light Film Festival takes place in a utopia of the big screen. The location of more than 35 feature films, this mining town is a breeding ground of budding film-makers.

Intensified by its isolation, Broken Hill’s seemingly barren landscapes are teeming with potential… potential that extends to the many budding film-makers and producers who call this cinematic gem home.

EVENT DETAILS


The Perfect Light Film Festival
 celebrates the accomplishments of local film-makers with its annual competition.

It is a popular competition, with dozens of entries expected. However, only 12 will be short-listed for screening on the night, with a chance to win first place. And a prize of $1K.

Winners will be chosen by a celebrity panel including Festival Director and Police Rescue star, Steve ‘Angel’ Bastoni. 

Entertainment begins at 6pm with shortlisted films screening from 8.00pm.

DATE: Saturday 1st December
TIME: 6pm – 10.30pm
LOCATION: Sturt Park, Sulphide Street, Broken Hill, NSW
COST: FREE!
WHAT TO BRING: A rug, picnic dinner and some great friends 


More events can be found on the Perfect Light Film Festival website.

 

MOVIES SHOT IN BROKEN HILL

Mad Max 2 Broken Hill

Mad Max 2 Broken Hill

The outback town of Broken Hill is a long-time favourite in the cinematic industry. Its wide sweeping plains and barren landscapes beckon producers from across the globe. 

With an enviable list of ‘big screen’ appearances, it is little wonder that movie-making is a popular past-time in the community.

A utopia renowned for its eerie elegance…

Here’s a full list of movies shot in Broken Hill and Silverton.

MAKE YOUR STAY OUT OF THE ORDINARY

Broken Hill accommodation

Broken Hill Outback Resort


Explore the film locations of, Mad Max 2, Wake in Fright and Priscilla, Queen of the Desert with Out of the Ordinary tours, food and accommodation.

ADVENTURE TOURS

Tri State Safaris small group 4WD tours of Broken Hill, Silverton, Menindee and more!

FAMILY-FRIENDLY ACCOMMODATION

The Broken Hill Outback Resort – New venue boasting picturesque backdrops for campers and caravans.
The Argent Hotel – Family-friendly accommodation in the heart of Broken Hill
The Tourist Lodge – Budget accommodation in the Broken Hill CBD

MOUTH-WATERING FOOD

Mount Gipps Hotel – Located at the Broken Hill Resort. Enjoy picturesque outdoor and indoor settings with weekly live music
The Alma Hotel – Mouth watering menu and hearty meals in a family-friendly venue

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